Irene Weingarten

Two smiling women sitting at a table with flaming desserts in front of them.

Irene previously served as Congregation Emanuel Sisterhood's fundraising vice president, while Marsha Cohen served as the Sisterhood president. Since that time, they have supported the Sisterhood through the years as willing volunteers. 

My Challah-Making Experience

Irene Weingarten

Five days after the deadly attack by Hamas on Israel, Sisterhood of Congregation Emanu El, Houston hosted a program. I’m not sure Jewish life as we knew it would ever be the same, but it was meaningful for me to come together for a program in our temple.